US/Canada Border Crossing Obelisk Removed from St. Regis Mohawk Reservation – Akwesasne – November 3, 2009

US/Canada Border Crossing Obelisk Removed from St. Regis Mohawk Reservation – Akwesasne – November 3, 2009

“it’s just a political move” httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DsNap5EyQnk L I N K “(US) Federal authorities will investigate the removal of a large stone obelisk that marks the border between the United States and Canada through the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation. The marker on St. Regis Road was dug up with a backhoe Friday afternoon, a video posted […]

Record Meatball Created – New World Record –

Record Meatball Created – New World Record –

Not sure why.   I’m really not sure, but I decided to add this story from the BBC.   Not sure why the BBC has this story either as I don’t really think meatballs when I think BBC….. maybe I just didn’t like that Seafood casserole my wife made for supper…. “Matthew Mitnitsky, the owner of Nonni’s […]

Maybe the Low Road Works in Canadian Federal Politics? Desperate Editorial Sugggest Grits & NDP unite to stop Stephen Harper

Maybe the Low Road Works in Canadian Federal Politics?  Desperate Editorial Sugggest Grits & NDP unite to stop Stephen Harper

People just seem to be fed up with politics unless you’re psychophantically supportive of the Harper Government.   Even many true blue Conservatives have a disdain for the Alliance, Reform Harper led regime. L I N K Click the link to read this Toronto Star article by Michael Byers about the hopes to defeat Mr. Harper […]

Crime Prevention Week – November 1-7 2009 SD&SG

Crime Prevention Week – November 1-7 2009 SD&SG

CRIME PREVENTION WEEK: NOVEMBER 1 – 7, 2009 “Prevention Pays – Get Involved. It’s Your Community. It’s Your Future” (SD&SG) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) recognizes community engagement is a key component of crime prevention and that strong community partnerships are an essential element of an effective crime reduction strategy. The OPP offers many […]

HUGE Drug Bust just over the river in Upstate NY – October 30, 2009

HUGE Drug Bust just over the river in Upstate NY – October 30, 2009

L I N K ATTORNEY GENERAL CUOMO’S ORGANIZED CRIME TASK FORCE LEADS NORTH COUNTRY NARCOTICS SWEEP Operation Seaway’ Leads to Seizure of Cocaine and Marijuana valued in Excess of $515,000 and $200,000 Cash Investigation Part of Attorney General Cuomo’s Upstate Guns, Gangs, and Drugs Initiative WATERTOWN, NY (October 29, 2009) – Attorney General Andrew M. […]

World Quick Hits for Friday October 30, 2009

World Quick Hits for Friday October 30, 2009

Sexless Procreation – Eggs and Sperm Created from Stem Cells Russia Racing to Have First Space Ship to Mars National Post to Close Today? China’s New Nasdaq Type Market a Hit 5 Million in US hit with H1 N1? As many as 5.7 million Americans were infected with theH1N1 virus between April and late July, […]

Quick Hits for October 29, 2009

Quick Hits for October 29, 2009

Here are your Quick Hits from Around the World for Thursday October 29, 2009 Mayan’s Say World Not to End in 2012 Miss Homeless Contest Considered Bad Taste “Women’s rights groups have slammed a Miss Homeless contest in Belgium that ended when a 58-year-old woman won the first prize of a rent free flat for […]

Quebec Steps Up and Assists Nortel Pension Victims

Quebec Steps Up and Assists Nortel Pension Victims

L I N K You have to give Quebec credit when credit is due.  No word yet on Ontario following suit. “But while provinces like Ontario have not offered to top up a pension shortfall, the Quebec government, which passed legislation in January providing funding relief to Québec registered pension plans, have extended a helping […]

Tara-Jean Popowich Wins So You Think You Can Dance Canada

Tara-Jean Popowich Wins So You Think You Can Dance Canada

L I N K It’s amazing how many people watch this show.   Lethbridge Alberta’s Tara-Jean Popowich won this years season. “Popowich beat out Montreal modern dance diva Jayme Rae Dailey, and Everett Smith, a tap dancer from Glen Morris, Ont. Vincent Desjardins, a finely tuned 20-year-old ballroom dancer from Trois-Rivieres, Que., was the runner […]

New Ghosts Discovered at Cornwall Jail – Sold Out Sessions mark growing interest in local phenomena CORNWALL ONTARIO – October 24, 2009

New Ghosts Discovered at Cornwall Jail – Sold Out Sessions mark growing interest in local phenomena CORNWALL ONTARIO – October 24, 2009

Haunted Ottawa and local psychic Doreen South discovered a new presence at The Cornwall Jail and Haunted Ottawa Open Paranormal Investigative evening.    All three sessions were completely sold out at the popular yearly event.   Recently seen on the tv show TAPS and on Creepy Canada, the 175 year old jail, built out of Limestone which […]

350.org – What a Day! Saturday October 24, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario, WORLD

350.org – What a Day!  Saturday October 24, 2009 – Cornwall Ontario, WORLD

From two people wanting to make a difference Cornwall Ontario joined the world in making today a huge success world wide.   350.0rg 181 Countries and over 5200 events have taken place today. For those of you who haven’t heard of 350.org their site says it all.   And so does this video. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deZvKG4xOzk (Susan Towndrow, Cornwall […]

Why Reducing the GST was wrong and why the HST is a more fair tax.

Why Reducing the GST was wrong and why the HST is a more fair tax.

Nobody wants to pay tax.  I sure as heck don’t.   Taxes though, like death, are something you can’t avoid.   The challenge for society is how to tax fairly. Doctrines can be voted on and discussed, but the status quo is that we Canadians, whether at Federal, Provincial, or Municipal levels vote for people whose jobs […]

Jack Layton proposes National Pension Insurance Program – NORTEL

Jack Layton proposes National Pension Insurance Program – NORTEL

It’s so odd that we have to legislate things that should be a given or simply reinforce what should be laws.   Company A stiffs their employees and essentially gets off the hook with all of their executives in the clear.    Bad Desperate Man holds up a Cab and ends up in prison. I like Jack […]

H1N1 Immunization Clinics to Begin on October 30th – Eastern Ontario – Cornwall Ontario

H1N1 Immunization Clinics to Begin on October 30th – Eastern Ontario – Cornwall Ontario

H1N1 Immunization Clinics to Begin on October 30th Starting October 30th, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit will be holding free H1N1 immunization clinics throughout the five Eastern Counties. The clinics will run until November 27th, and will be held in Alexandria, Casselman, Chesterville, Cornwall, Hawkesbury and Rockland. Clinic dates and locations can be found on […]